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OCEAN OBSERVATION & SCIENCE PRESS RELEASES
STUDY EQUATES MARINE PROTECTED AREAS WITH BAND-AIDS ON CRITICALLLY DAMAGED ECOSYSTEM
by wade on March 4, 2014
(St. John's: 27 Feb. 2014) A paper co-authored by Memorial University’s Dr. Rodolphe Devillers and an international group of researchers argues that established global marine protected areas (MPAs) are too often a case of all show with no substance and do not adequately protect the most vulnerable areas of the world’s oceans. Read more.
LOCAL LEADERS PLAY KEY ROLE IN NATIONAL ARCTIC OPERATIONS ISO MIRROR GROUP
by wade on January 21, 2014
(St. John’s, NL, 20 Jan. 2014) Les O’Reilly, executive director, Oceans Advance Inc. announced today that OceansAdvance is facilitating the attendance of provincial industry experts at the “Arctic Operations” ISO Mirror Committee meeting, 29 January 2014 in Ottawa. Read more.
AIF FUNDING FOR MOBILE OCEAN OBSERVATORY SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT
by wade on January 19, 2014
(St. John's, NL, 15 Jan. 2014) The Ocean Observation Technology Development Project is one of three innovative research and development (R&D) projects in Newfoundland and Labrador that will receive a total of $7.3 million under the Atlantic Innovation Fund (AIF).
JOURNAL OF OCEAN TECHNOLOGY ISSUES CALL FOR PAPERS
by wade on January 18, 2014
The Journal of Ocean Technology (JOT) production team invites the submission of technical papers for Volume 9, Number 2: Ocean Technology Review. We are seeking manuscripts that describe cutting edge research and development of ocean technology in its many forms and applications. Read more.
MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY REQUEST FOR RESEARCH PROPOSALS
by wade on January 9, 2014
SMC/IEC TC114 is soliciting proposals from Canadian industry and academic groups who are interested in performing research that will accelerate the development of international marine energy technical specification and standards currently being developed through IEC/TC 114. The Canadian marine renewable energy industry has played a leading and active role in the development of International Standards through the International Electrotechnical Commission Technical Committee 114 Read more.